Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||SER-sis ok-si-den-TAY-lis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 15 ft. tall, 10 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Light Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Specimen, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Year-round interest|
Adapts to a wide variety of soils, even clay; thrives in average to lean, well-drained soil. Best with some winter chill for optimal flowering. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Provide some shade and supplemental water in hot, desert-like regions.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6 - 9